By Hamad Hussain
LAHORE November 4, 2019 (SNN247.com) – In a ceremony held on Sunday evening at Qaddafi Stadium Lahore to decide first round pick order for players, the current champion of HBL PSL Quetta Gladiators has the first franchise to pick in 1st round of player draft.
In the first round of player draft, Quetta Gladiators will have the right to pick first player. Lahore Qalandars will pick second while Multan Sultans will pick the third.
The two-times champion Islamabad United will pick the fourth, Peshawar Zalmi will have fifth and Karachi Kings will be the last.
As per the new rules, each franchise can retain eight players. As the full pick order is released, the transfer and retention window for HBL PSL 2020 will officially open. As part of this year’s Draft policy, each team can retain up to eight players before the Draft.
The HBL PSL 2020 season 5 will be played in Pakistan with action set to start in February 2020.